A measure to help develop offshore wind in Maryland advanced in the state Senate on Thursday, edging a priority of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s closer to passage after stalling in the last two years.
The U.S. Coast Guard says one man was rescued and two men are still missing after a fishing vessel became disabled 15 miles east of Assateague Island.
Maryland’s Bay Bridge is under a wind restriction as a snowstorm moves into the area.
The storm is underway, but in many different forms.
Maryland’s Board of Public Works has approved $3.6 million for a wind power project in Crisfield, clearing the way for construction to begin.
A moisture-starved cold front associated with the Great Lakes disturbance will cross the region this afternoon.
A bill that would require utilities to buy offshore renewable energy credits has been granted preliminary approval by the Maryland House of Delegates.
The developer of the proposed Fourmile Ridge wind power project says it is working to overcome objections by federal aviation officials.
It’s going to be mild around here, but our temperatures will really start jumping if we could get some sun to break out here.
A wind advisory is in effect for Baltimore and surrounding counties until 6 p.m. Thursday.
Snow is falling all over Maryland. Several school systems across the state dismissed students early and canceled afternoon and evening activities.
A Garrett County permitting official says most of a proposed wind farm on Fourmile Ridge lies in areas designated as sensitive by the state.